Canelo Alvarez, of Mexico, left, and Erislandy Lara, of Cuba, battle during their super welterweight fight July 12, 2014, in Las Vegas. Lara, WBA light middleweight champion, will take on Jarrett Hurd, the IBF light middleweight champion, on Saturday in a title unification bout.
Canelo Alvarez, of Mexico, left, and Erislandy Lara, of Cuba, battle during their super welterweight fight July 12, 2014, in Las Vegas. Lara, WBA light middleweight champion, will take on Jarrett Hurd, the IBF light middleweight champion, on Saturday in a title unification bout. Eric Jamison AP
Canelo Alvarez, of Mexico, left, and Erislandy Lara, of Cuba, battle during their super welterweight fight July 12, 2014, in Las Vegas. Lara, WBA light middleweight champion, will take on Jarrett Hurd, the IBF light middleweight champion, on Saturday in a title unification bout. Eric Jamison AP